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College Dorm Room Decorating Tips

August 24, 2016

My daughter is finally off to college this fall. I’m freaking out. She is so excited to have her own space and I am happy to help her make useful furniture choices. She has to realize whatever moves in, has to move back out again. Things should be practical but also keep her individual style […]

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How to Prepare Your Kids for Preschool

August 10, 2016

It is crucial to prepare your child for preschool, because this will set the tone for their school career.  Kids experience a mix of emotion when they hear the word school.  You get kids who are excited to the ones that are nervous to those that are petrified.  No matter what feelings your child is […]

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Studying Techniques for Children

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There are experts out there who make a good living studying these things, but when the question of what are good studying techniques for children comes up, I defer to my own experience as a parent and my own study habits way back when to understand what does and does not work for today’s kids. First […]

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Fun Crafts For Your Child’s Science Fair Project

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If your son/daughter is looking for a fun Science Fair idea then why not introduce them to the classics! You can’t go wrong with a model Volcano or the Potato Powered Clock. Science Fairs are not just about winning awards and ribbons- help your child develop a passion and enthusiasm for learning and being creative. […]

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